Thailand - Bangkok & Around (PDF Chapter)
This is the Bangkok & Around chapter from Lonely Planet’s Thailand guide-book.
Same same, but different. This Thailish T-shirt philosophy sums up Bangkok, a city where the familiar and the exotic collide like the flavours on a plate of pàt tai.
- try to stop your jaw from dropping to the floor upon encountering the enormous reclining Buddha at Wat Pho
- bask in the glow of the Emerald Buddha at Wat Phra Kaew & Grand Palace
- burn baht on colourful souvenirs, vintage gear and food galore at Chatuchak Weekend Market
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Courses, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Around Bangkok.
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